February 12, 2019
Movie Review: Alita – Battle Angel
Alita – Battle Angel is a cyberpunk action film which follows the story of abandoned Alita, who is found unconscious by a compassionate cyber-doctor. When she wakes, she has no memory, so embarks on a dangerous and treacherous quest to know her past.
In Cinemas on 14 February, the action-packed film is the latest screen-adaption of Japanese manga Battle Angel Alita. Heavyweight producer of Avatar and Titanic, James Cameron, handed over the director’s seat to Sin City’s Robert Rodriguez. The thrilling film takes you several centuries into the future where Alita (Rosa Salazar) is found in a scrapyard by Dr Dyson Ido (Christoph Waltz). The film follows Alita’s journey to discover the truth about her past while battling a corrupt and deadly threat against Iron City. Alita: Battle Angel also stars Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali,
Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Haley and Keean Johnson.
“In February an angel falls and a warrior rises.”
STARRING: Rosa Salazar and Christoph Waltz
PRODUCER: James Cameron
DIRECTOR: Robert Rodriguez
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